Maine Philanthropy Center

Building Connections for Maine Grantmakers

Calendar of Programs

Through MPC’s programs and events, MPC funder, nonprofit, and consultant/advisor members come together to explore shared interests, learn from one another, and hear from local, regional, and national experts. Roundtables for corporate funders and family philanthropists are designed by members to address the specific needs and interests of those funders. Among the events bringing Maine Philanthropy Center's funder and nonprofit members together are MPC's Let's Talk About... programs and the biennial Philanthropy Partners Conference.

 

Aug
02
2021

PEAK/EPIP Community Conversation: A Leader Salon on Career Journeys in Philanthropy

Monday, August 2, 2021 |
2:00pm to 3:30pm

This first event in the series celebrates the release of PEAK’s Career Journeys in Philanthropy Journal, which highlights accidental technologists and process pioneers who led critical, formative work to make grantmaking more efficient, more effective, and ultimately, more equitable.Read more

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Aug
10
2021

August 2021 Grant Research Tutorial

Tuesday, August 10, 2021 |
1:00pm to 2:30pm
Virtual Meeting

MPC grant research tutorials are now virtual!  Learn the fundamentals of foundation grant research and get hands-on experience and instruction using both the Directory of Maine Grantmakers and the Foundation Directory Online.  Come away with the knowledge and tools to discover which funders are most likely to fund your organization.Read more

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Aug
19
2021

PEAK/EPIP Career Series: Reimagine Leadership: Racial Equity as a Leadership Competency

Thursday, August 19, 2021 |
12:00pm to 1:30pm

In the second session of this learning series, Bianca Anderson and Monica Biswas will walk you through ProInspire’s soon-to-be released Leadership Model for Race Equity Impact, which supports individuals and organizations in identifying how their practices can create and sustain race equity experiences and outcomes within the social sector.Read more

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Sep
14
2021

Summer Learning Series: Transparent Communication, Soliciting Feedback, & Support Beyond the Check

Tuesday, September 14, 2021 |
1:00pm to 2:30pm

Too often, foundations get in the way of the work nonprofits doing the work they know best. Trust-based philanthropy reimagines that dynamic, advocating for six principles of grantmaking that are geared toward building partnership and mutual learning. Read more

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Sep
15
2021

September 2021 Grant Research Tutorial

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 |
10:00am to 11:30am
Virtual Meeting

MPC grant research tutorials are now virtual!  Learn the fundamentals of foundation grant research and get hands-on experience and instruction using both the Directory of Maine Grantmakers and the Foundation Directory Online.  Come away with the knowledge and tools to discover which funders are most likely to fund your organization.Read more

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